Translation of "save your breath" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

save your breath

informal

save your breath

informal

used to say that it is not worth talking to someone because they will not listen to you

不值得浪費唇舌、花費力氣;不必對牛彈琴
I don't know why I even try to talk to him - I might as well save my breath. 我不知道爲甚麽要浪費唇舌和他說話——最好還是不要對牛彈琴。

(Translation of “save your breath” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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